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No Swimming At New Bedford Beaches Today
Three beaches in the city of New Bedford are closed to swimming through today.  The city's health department says that the heavy rainfall over the past several hours has raised the threat of bacteria at the beaches.
Those affected are beaches along East and West Rodney French Boulevard, and…
Rabid Skunk Warning For Six Flags New England
A woman visiting Six Flags New England this week was bitten by a rabid skunk.   Now, Massachusetts health officials are urging anyone who may have come in contact with the skunk at the theme park to contact the state health department...